Measuring Noncognitive Variables: Improving Admissions, Success and Retention for Underrepresented Students

Measuring Noncognitive Variables: Improving Admissions, Success and Retention for Underrepresented Students

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781620362563
Publisher: Stylus Publishing, LLC
Publication date: 03/31/2017
Series: Engaged Research and Practice for Social Justice in Education Series
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 1,164,540
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

William Sedlacek is Professor Emeritus at the University of Maryland.

David Kalsbeek

Table of Contents

Foreword by David Kalsbeek
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction

1) The Innovation Process
2) Traditional Admissions Measures
3) Noncognitive Measures
4) Self-Concept and Realistic Self-Appraisal
5) Understands and Knows How to Navigate the System and Racism
6) Long-Term Goals, Strong Support Person, Leadership, Community, and Nontraditional Learning
7) Additional Measures of Diversity
8) The Waves of Change Find Many Shores
9) The Future

Exhibit 1
Appendices
References
Index

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